Mexico City (AFP)-
Authorities said seven prison officials in the Mexican prison were charged with the incident and were taken to the federal detention center on Friday.
Since Sunday, prosecutors have detained 22 prison officials, including the director of the prison, for questioning, but do not know if the director is among the accused.
A source told AFP that seven officials were "sent to a federal detention center" after being charged ".
The guards at Altiplano prison took 18 minutes, about 90 kilometers (55 miles)
In the western city of Mexico, Interior Minister Miguel Angel Osorio Chong said on Thursday that he entered the cell after they noticed Guzman's cell. Closed-
Circuit camera footage released by the government this week showed Guzman pacing his cell while taking a shower, then bending behind a short partition wall and then disappearing.
Then, the Sinaloa cartel leader rode a motorcycle and installed two carts on the railway system inside the No. 1 car.
Built a five-kilometer tunnel for his second escape in 14 years.
The prison break has dealt a heavy blow to President Enrique Peña Nieto and the Mexican government, which noted that Guzman's arrest last year was the biggest victory in the country's anti-drug war to date.